Richly endowed with ripe Merlot, this spicy, smoky, full-bodied wine is already developing. It is smooth, concentrated and deliciously juicy. Spice and firm tannins are well in the background, leaving room for acidity and black fruits. Drink from 2017.
Roger Voss covers Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, the Loire and South-West France as well as Portugal. His passion is matching food with wine, bringing the pleasures of the table to wine lovers. He has written six books on wine and food, and was previously national correspondent on wine for the London Daily Telegraph. He is based in the Bordeaux region.